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Men, Machines, and Modern Times, 50th Anniversary Edition

Elting E. Morison

An engaging look at how we have learned to live with innovation and new technologies through history.People have had trouble adapting to new technology ever since (perhaps) the inventor of the wheel had to explain that a wheelbarrow could carry more than a person. This little book by a celebrated MIT professor--the fiftieth anniversary edition of a...
Publish Date
2016-08-26T00:00:00.000Z
2016-08-26T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 1966
Goodreads rating
3.95
ISBN
9780262529310
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
2018-12-03T02:49:44.000Z
@patio11 "The act of invention may simply be making conscious, explicit, and regular what has been done for a considerable time unconsciously or by accident." Elting Morison in which is a great book.      source